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Berbera deal causes a regional row

0 Visits: 453 | Saturday March 03, 2018 - 21:44:28
Hargeisa- Two days ago an agreement was signed by Somaliland, Ethiopia and UAE owned a company called DP World over the shares of Berbera Port. The new deal includes Ethiopia the shareholders by giving it 19% shares.

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"Somaliland Investment Company is a corruption scandal," the opposition says

0 Visits: 388 | Monday February 12, 2018 - 13:53:10
Hargeisa- Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi, the chairman of the main opposition party, accused the government of 'corruption and theft."

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Somaliland: obscure "government-owned company" established in UAE

0 Visits: 588 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:40:53
Hargeisa- In a press statement issued by Somaliland's representative to UAE, the son-in-law of the former president Silanyo said Somaliland Investment Company has been registered with the UAE.

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Opposition parties meet the President

0 Visits: 270 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:25:52
Hargeisa- The two opposition parties met twice in this month with the president of Somaliland, Muse Behi Abdi.

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"Somaliland shall not talk to Somalia", says veteran politician Mohamed Hashi Elmi

0 Visits: 240 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:24:30
Hargeisa- Mohamed Hashi Elmi, the former finance minister of Somaliland, said the talks of Somaliland and Somalia shall be suspended.

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Somaliland bans pharaonic FGM, a move right activists condemned

0 Visits: 230 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:22:51
Hargeisa- The Ministry of Religious Affairs issued on 6th February 2018 a declaration prohibiting pharaonic FGM and allowing "Sunna female circumcision."

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Somaliland: a man is arrested for raping 6 years old girl

0 Visits: 567 | Wednesday January 17, 2018 - 08:48:37
Hargeisa- The Police in Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland, arrested a man who is accused of raping a six years old girl. He was arrested on Saturday after the mother of the child reported to the police.

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Somaliland military clashes with Puntland

0 Visits: 358 | Monday January 08, 2018 - 20:36:38
Hargeisa- The military of Somaliland took over Tukaraq, 70km from Garowe, the capital of Puntland.

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House of Representatives Approves Rape Act

0 Visits: 274 | Monday January 08, 2018 - 20:28:52
Hargeisa- The House of Representatives of Somaliland has approved the Rape and Other Related Offences Bill.

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Somaliland: court jails two journalists for 2 years

0 Visits: 361 | Sunday January 07, 2018 - 16:16:22
Hargeisa- Hargeisa- 7th January 2018- The Human Rights Centre today condemned the conviction and sentencing of journalists Mohamed Abdilahi Dabshid, a journalist at Kalsan TV, and Ahmed Dirie Iiltire of SBC television and Xeegonews.

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Somaliland: President Behi visits Djibouti

0 Visits: 247 | Saturday January 06, 2018 - 18:18:15
Hargeisa- The president of Somaliland, Muse Behi Abdi, paid his first visit as a president in a foreign soil to neighbouring Djibouti.

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Somaliland: the President appoints Auditor General

0 Visits: 283 | Friday January 05, 2018 - 12:53:40
Hargeisa- President Muse Behi Abdi has appointed Ahmed Yousuf Dirir as the new Auditor General of Somaliland.

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Somaliland Journalists Association elects it leadership

0 Visits: 329 | Saturday December 30, 2017 - 17:51:24
Hargeisa-Somaliland Journalists Association (SOLJA) concluded this afternoon one-day meeting of its 6th General Assembly.

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Somaliland police starts to police haircuts

0 Visits: 412 | Saturday December 30, 2017 - 17:40:39
Hargeisa- Somaliland police started today to forcefully cut the hairs of people who made "unethical haircuts."

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Court release journalist Abdirsak on bail

0 Visits: 262 | Thursday December 28, 2017 - 15:34:53
Hargeisa- A court in Gabiley released journalist Abdirisak Dayib Ali on bail.

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The secretary of Hargeisa municipality accuses the mayor of running the office as a privately owned company

0 Visits: 316 | Thursday December 28, 2017 - 15:30:14
Hargeisa- Ali Hassan, the secretary of the Local Government of Hargeisa, accuses the mayor of mismanagement of finances.

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Somaliland foreign minister: UAE military deal remains intact

0 Visits: 246 | Thursday December 28, 2017 - 15:12:00
Hargeisa- The foreign minister of Somaliland Saad Ali Shire said the agreement granting the United Arab Emeritus a military base in Berbera is intact.

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The opposition demands electoral reform

0 Visits: 312 | Monday December 25, 2017 - 13:50:12
Hargeisa- The main opposition leader, Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi, said they want a reform to be on the electoral system.

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Somaliland: the President meets rival opposition leader

0 Visits: 260 | Sunday December 24, 2017 - 15:24:46
Hargeisa- President Muse Behi met with Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi, an opposition leader who contended for the presidency with Behi.

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Appeal court in Hargeisa upholds conviction of journalist

0 Visits: 556 | Sunday December 24, 2017 - 15:00:51
Hargeisa- The chairman of Hargeisa Appeal Court today announced that he upheld the conviction of journalist Mohamed Aden Dirir.

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